Man arrested, charged with high-range drink driving

A DRINK driver with a toxic blood alcohol reading has been arrested in peak school holiday traffic on the NSW Pacific Hwy, police allege.

The 29-year-old was pulled over in the northbound lane at Swansea late Monday when he allegedly returned a reading of 0.206.

He was charged with high-range drink driving and will front court on Thursday, October 10.



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